1Spatial Awarded Major Ministry Of Defence Aeronautical Contract

1Spatial plc, the spatial big data company, has been awarded a significant long-term contract by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) on behalf of the No1 Aeronautical Information Documents Unit (“AIDU”). AIDU, formed in 1953 to provide the UK’s Royal Air Force with specialist aeronautical cartographic information, is at the forefront of air cartography world-wide. AIDU is part of the Joint Forces Intelligence Group (JFIG) and provides maps, charts and aeronautical data to defence aircrew, air traffic controllers and aerospace battle managers of UK and allied military forces. The information they provide is critical for mission and flight-planning around the globe.…
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BAE Systems And Infor Forge Strategic Alliance To Deliver Integrated Customer Solutions To The U.S. Government

BAE Systems and Infor announced a new strategic partnership to deliver and install Infor’s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software solutions for the U.S. government. ERP software can consolidate networks by integrating departments and functions across an organization or agency onto one computer system. BAE Systems’ highly skilled and cleared analysts and engineers will install and operate Infor software solutions purchased by federal agencies, helping expand Infor’s business with the U.S. government. These systems include the Infor Public Sector (Hansen) suite, Infor ION®, Infor Enterprise Asset Management (EAM), Infor Lawson, and Infor Approva. “We offer our customers improved operational efficiency at…
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Lockheed Martin an Awardee on Department of Homeland Security Information Technology Contract

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has selected Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] as a prime contractor authorized to compete for future information technology (IT) task orders on the Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions (EAGLE) II contract. The contract award is in the Functional Category 1 Unrestricted track. The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract has a five-year base period with one two-year option period. EAGLE II is designed to offer a broad range of services, solutions and contract types to fulfill the majority of component and departmental IT service needs. Lockheed Martin has been a contractor on the original…
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Cloud Initiative To Deliver Cost Reductions and Efficiency For U.S. Air Force

A hybrid cloud developed by the Global Combat Support System – Air Force (GCSS-AF) program and Lockheed Martin will provide a secure, hosting capability, that when used with other existing services, will lower costs, increase agility and improve service for 800,000 Air Force users. The GCSS-AF cloud pilot, which concludes in July 2014, strives to provide a hosting platform for the Air Force Portal and mission applications to demonstrate the technical and operational viability of using the cloud for Air Force hosting. By migrating mission applications coupled with self-service capabilities, service requests can be fulfilled on-demand within minutes compared to…
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Northrop Grumman Signs Agreement With CA Technologies for Cloud-based Identity and Access Management Services

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has signed an agreement with CA Technologies (Nasdaq:CA) to help Northrop Grumman expand its cloud-based services in the health care, civil government, and state and local markets. Under the agreement, Northrop Grumman will be able to use CA CloudMinder ™ to provide customers with a secure, cost-effective identity and access management (IAM) solution. CA CloudMinder ™ is a software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based service that provides user provisioning, self-service user management and an access request system; strong risk-based authentication; and federated single sign-on for both cloud-based and on-premise applications. With identity federation and single sign-on, users can enter a…
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F5 Receives Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) Certification

Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, announced today that partner, F5 Networks, Inc. has received approval by the Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) of the U.S. Department of Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) for its BIG-IP v11.2 product. This certification in the Public Key-Enabled (PKE) category earns BIG-IP the highest levels of security clearance and allows its technology to be deployed in highly secure federal government networks to assist with cyber security threats. The BIG-IP product suite is a system of secure application delivery services that provide for confidentiality, privacy, integrity, and availability of critical applications. These…
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HP Awarded U.S. Defense Manpower Data Center Contract to Modernize and Manage Mission-critical Systems

HP Enterprise Services have announced it has been awarded a task order by the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) to support and enhance four Personnel Security and Assurance systems, and to provide development assistance for the Defense Information System for Security (DISS). With this three-year, $56 million task order, HP will provide Applications Management Services to monitor, maintain and enhance the Joint Personnel Adjudication System (JPAS), Defense Central Index of Investigations, Improved Investigative Records Repository and the Secure Web Fingerprint Transmission. These systems provide comprehensive personnel security management for all DoD employees, military personnel, civilians…
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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Awards HP Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Services Contract

HP today announced it has been selected as a technology provider by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM), Tools and Continuous Monitoring as a Service (CMaaS) General Services Administration (GSA) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA). The one-year contract has a ceiling of $6 billion if all four one-year options are exercised. HP is one of 17 vendors chosen to make up the BPA. The DHS CDM program, designed to help strengthen the security posture of the nation’s federal .gov networks, will enable the government to cost-effectively identify and mitigate agency network and system…
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DRS Technologies Awarded U.S. Army Contract for Next-Generation Family of Network Computing Systems

DRS Technologies, Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that its Network and Imaging Systems group has been awarded a contract worth up to $455 million for a modular family of computers and display systems that are expected to form the heart of next-generation network computing technology for the U.S. Armed Services. The three-year contract includes options for two one-year extensions, if all of the options are exercised. The Mounted Family of Computing Systems (m-FoCS) will be installed on ground vehicles and weapons platforms to provide modular computing capabilities across both services. Under the indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract, DRS will…
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ManTech Awarded $16 Million Contract to Provide Enterprise IT Support for DOJ Civil Division Systems

The Department of Justice's Civil Division has awarded ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT) a contract to provide IT support, strategic planning, and training services to end users of its wide ranging systems. The Department of Justice Civil Division ensures that the federal government speaks with one voice in its view of the law and preserves the intent of Congress. The time and materials (T&M) contract has a value of $16 million, which includes a base period and 4 option years. ManTech will support the Civil Division's systems with a responsive 24/7 service desk, software development, training, and administration to ensure that…
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1Spatial Awarded Major Ministry Of Defence Aeronautical Contract

1Spatial plc, the spatial big data company, has been awarded a significant long-term contract by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) on behalf of the No1 Aeronautical Information Documents Unit (“AIDU”). AIDU, formed in 1953 to provide the UK’s Royal Air Force with specialist aeronautical cartographic information, is at the forefront of air cartography world-wide. AIDU is part of the Joint Forces Intelligence Group (JFIG) and provides maps, charts and aeronautical data to defence aircrew, air traffic...

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Cloud Initiative To Deliver Cost Reductions and Efficiency For U.S. Air Force

A hybrid cloud developed by the Global Combat Support System – Air Force (GCSS-AF) program and Lockheed Martin will provide a secure, hosting capability, that when used with other existing services, will lower costs, increase agility and improve service for 800,000 Air Force users. The GCSS-AF cloud pilot, which concludes in July 2014, strives to provide a hosting platform for the Air Force Portal and mission applications to demonstrate the technical and operational viability of using...

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Lockheed Martin an Awardee on Department of Homeland Security Information Technology Contract

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has selected Lockheed Martin as a prime contractor authorized to compete for future information technology (IT) task orders on the Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions (EAGLE) II contract. The contract award is in the Functional Category 1 Unrestricted track. The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract has a five-year base period with one two-year option period. EAGLE II is designed to offer a broad range of services...

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BAE Systems And Infor Forge Strategic Alliance To Deliver Integrated Customer Solutions To The U.S. …

BAE Systems and Infor announced a new strategic partnership to deliver and install Infor’s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software solutions for the U.S. government. ERP software can consolidate networks by integrating departments and functions across an organization or agency onto one computer system. BAE Systems’ highly skilled and cleared analysts and engineers will install and operate Infor software solutions purchased by federal agencies, helping expand Infor’s business with the U.S. government. These systems include the Infor...

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Northrop Grumman Signs Agreement With CA Technologies for Cloud-based Identity and Access Management…

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has signed an agreement with CA Technologies (Nasdaq:CA) to help Northrop Grumman expand its cloud-based services in the health care, civil government, and state and local markets. Under the agreement, Northrop Grumman will be able to use CA CloudMinder ™ to provide customers with a secure, cost-effective identity and access management (IAM) solution. CA CloudMinder ™ is a software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based service that provides user provisioning, self-service user management and an access request...

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F5 Receives Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) Certification

Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, announced today that partner, F5 Networks, Inc. has received approval by the Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) of the U.S. Department of Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) for its BIG-IP v11.2 product. This certification in the Public Key-Enabled (PKE) category earns BIG-IP the highest levels of security clearance and allows its technology to be deployed in highly secure federal government networks to assist with cyber security...

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HP Awarded U.S. Defense Manpower Data Center Contract to Modernize and Manage Mission-critical Syste…

HP Enterprise Services have announced it has been awarded a task order by the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) to support and enhance four Personnel Security and Assurance systems, and to provide development assistance for the Defense Information System for Security (DISS). With this three-year, $56 million task order, HP will provide Applications Management Services to monitor, maintain and enhance the Joint Personnel Adjudication System (JPAS), Defense Central Index of Investigations...

15-09-2013 Information Technology News

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Awards HP Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Services Contra…

HP today announced it has been selected as a technology provider by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM), Tools and Continuous Monitoring as a Service (CMaaS) General Services Administration (GSA) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA). The one-year contract has a ceiling of $6 billion if all four one-year options are exercised. HP is one of 17 vendors chosen to make up the BPA. The DHS CDM program, designed to...

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DRS Technologies Awarded U.S. Army Contract for Next-Generation Family of Network Computing Systems

DRS Technologies, Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that its Network and Imaging Systems group has been awarded a contract worth up to $455 million for a modular family of computers and display systems that are expected to form the heart of next-generation network computing technology for the U.S. Armed Services. The three-year contract includes options for two one-year extensions, if all of the options are exercised. The Mounted Family of Computing Systems (m-FoCS) will be...

04-08-2013 Information Technology News

QinetiQ North America to Provide IT and Software Development Services to U.S. General Services Admin…

QinetiQ North America (QNA) announced it was awarded a five-year multiple award Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to provide IT and software development services to GSA’s Public Buildings Service (PBS) headquarters and GSA’s 11 regions. The BPA has a total ceiling value of $150 million. The BPA will be used for QNA’s incumbent work within PBS, as well as allow for future growth in providing services and technology solutions...

03-08-2013 Information Technology News

CACI Awarded $45 Million Prime Contract to Provide Enhanced Business IT and Command and Control Solu…

CACI International Inc CACI -0.64% announced that it has been awarded a $45 million prime contract to provide a wide range of business information technology (IT) and command and control (C2) solutions to support the U.S. Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic. The two-year (one base plus one option) task order was awarded under the ITES-2S contract vehicle and will provide IT systems used to deliver data, support decision making, and execute...

03-08-2013 Information Technology News

ManTech Awarded $16 Million Contract to Provide Enterprise IT Support for DOJ Civil Division Systems

The Department of Justice's Civil Division has awarded ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT) a contract to provide IT support, strategic planning, and training services to end users of its wide ranging systems. The Department of Justice Civil Division ensures that the federal government speaks with one voice in its view of the law and preserves the intent of Congress. The time and materials (T&M) contract has a value of $16 million, which includes a base period...

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